Welcome

Our mission is to combine medical, scientific and technology skill-sets to discover new approaches to combat infectious disease outbreaks. We do this by listening to both patients and their healthcare providers to better prioritize problems and reveal unanticipated durable solutions.

Outbreak Responder App

Outbreak Responder is a clinical decision-support and epidemiology platform for the management of diarrheal disease outbreaks.

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About THE LAB

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Learn how we combine medical, scientific and technology to combat infectious disease outbreaks.

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In the News

UF study looks at the extent to which children…

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Fogarty Fellow Fights Cholera in Bangladesh

Nelson was paired with Dr. Ashraf Khan from Bangladesh for the year-long Fogarty fellowship. After training together at NIH, the two researched…